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Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

A fairy tale podcast for kids about extraordinary women from all over the world. Based on the bestselling series Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls, each episode explores the lives of women from the books, encouraging young listeners to ask questions and explore their interests. Each episode is narrated by real-life women who are pioneers, creators, champions, and leaders.

Episodes

  • Get to Know Celeste Bell

    Nov 18 2021

    Meet Celeste Bell, a filmmaker and a writer, and who has recently been working on a book and film project about her late mother, Poly Styrene. The book is called Dayglo! The Poly Styrene Story and the film is called, Poly Styrene: I Am a Cliche.Download the Rebel Girls app and listen to the Rebel adventures you know and love plus all NEW content like bedtime stories and audio activities. Find it in the App Store or at https://go.rebelgirls.com/dream-on. It’s all things Rebel, all in one place.

  • Poly Styrene Read by Celeste Bell

    Nov 16 2021

    Poly Styrene, otherwise known as Marianne Joan Elliott-Said was a British musician, a poet, singer-songwriter, and a pioneer in punk music. She is the first multiracial woman to lead a punk band, and continually dared herself to evolve as a musician and human being. Download the Rebel Girls app and listen to the Rebel adventures you know and love plus all NEW content like bedtime stories and audio activities. Find it in the App Store or at https://go.rebelgirls.com/dream-on. It’s all things Rebe...more

  • A New Home For Rebel Girls!

    Nov 12 2021

    Hey Rebels! On November 12th all your favorite episodes of Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls will have a new home! Download the Rebel Girls app - available now in the app store - and listen to the Rebel adventures you know and love plus all NEW content like sleepy stories and audio activities. Find it here https://go.rebelgirls.com/dream-on.The Rebel Girls app - every Rebel's new favorite destination!

  • Mini Episode! Amanda Gorman Read By Jacqueline Green

    Oct 29 2021

    Once upon a time, there was a little girl who wanted to dance and sing and shine in front of a huge crowd. And one day she would find her voice, and do just that… Her name… is Amanda. This special mini episode is brought to you by the all-new Dream Seekers dolls. For special activities related to this episode, visit www.rebelgirls.com/dreamseekers! About the NarratorJacqueline Green followed her dream to become a dancer with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in New York City. She began her ...more

  • Mini Episode! Nandi Bushell Read By Jacqueline Green

    Oct 08 2021

    Once upon a time, there was a girl who went from making pancakes with her parents to making history as an international rockstar and YouTube sensation — all before turning twelve years old! Her name is Nandi. This special mini episode is brought to you by the all-new Dream Seekers dolls. For special activities related to this episode, visit www.rebelgirls.com/dreamseekers! About the NarratorJacqueline Green followed her dream to become a dancer with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in New ...more

  • Naomi Osaka Read by Megalyn Echikunwoke

    Oct 05 2021

    Once upon a time, there was a girl from Japan with arms so strong she could serve a tennis ball at more than 120 miles per hour. Her name is Naomi Osaka - a powerful professional tennis player who has taken the sport by storm and has become an advocate for mental health. Naomi has been ranked No. 1 by the Women's Tennis Association and is the first Asian player to hold the top ranking in singles.About the NarratorMegalyn Echikunwoke is an actor, writer singer and dancer. Discovered at a high sch...more

  • Mini Episode! Judith Jamison Read By Jacqueline Green

    Sep 24 2021

    Once upon a time, there was a girl in a red-checkered shirt, long blue jeans, and pink ballet shoes, who was determined to change the world through dancing. Her name is Judith Jamison. This special mini episode is brought to you by the all-new Dream Seekers dolls. For special activities related to this episode, visit www.rebegirls.com/dreamseekers! About the NarratorJacqueline Green followed her dream to become a dancer with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in New York City. She began her ...more

  • Mini Episode! Bindi Irwin Read By Jacqueline Green

    Sep 10 2021

    Once upon a time, there was a girl who lived in a zoo and took care of animals like lizards, snakes, and anteaters every day. A girl who would one day share her love of protecting animals with the WHOLE world! Her name is Bindi Irwin. This special mini episode is brought to you by the all-new Dream Seekers dolls. For special activities related to this episode, visit www.rebelgirls.com/dreamseekers!About the NarratorJacqueline Green followed her dream to become a dancer with the Alvin Ailey Ameri...more

  • Frida Kahlo Read By Pamela Adlon

    Jun 22 2021

    (This episode originally aired 6/25/2018) Once upon a time, in a small town on the outskirts of Mexico City, there was a girl who lived in a blue house. Her name was Frida. From the outside, Frida's blue house was a common stucco building, with bright blue walls, tall windows, and green shutters. But past the entrance, a world of wonder awaited.THE HOSTPamela Fionna Adlon is an EMMY Award Winning American actress, voice actress, screenwriter, producer, and director. Pamela Adlon lent her voice t...more

  • Ruby Bridges read by Marley Dias

    Feb 16 2021

    In this episode we meet Ruby Bridges, who, as a very young child desegregated a public elementary school in New Orleans, Louisiana. That means she was the first Black student ever to go to that school. Ruby’s bravery in the face of immense bigotry helped further the cause of equal access to education! Her story is brought to us by Marley Dias, the amazing founder of #1000BlackGirlBooks and author of Marley Dias Gets It Done: And So Can You! About the NarratorMarley Dias is the 15-year-old founde...more

  • Inauguration Day Special: Kamala Harris Read by Ilana Glazer

    Jan 19 2021

    Once upon a time, in Berkeley, California, there was a girl, who would shatter glass ceilings. Her name is Kamala Harris. Kamala is the daughter of immigrant parents from Jamaica and India who both became PhDs and taught their daughter about the importance of her heritage and her voice.  Kamala would grow up and forge her own path - from the halls of her Historically Black College to the halls of congress and then onto the second highest office in the land. About the NarratorActor and comedian I...more

  • In Memory: Ruth Bader Ginsberg Read by Priscilla Chan

    Sep 22 2020

    The world lost a mighty voice on Friday, September 18th. On this episode we celebrate the life and legacy of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg.Though she seemed quiet and shy, Ruth was brilliant with a quick mind and a big heart. When Ruth learned about lawyers who worked to ensure people were treated fairly, she dreamed of becoming one. She was determined to make the world a more equal place for women, men, immigrants, and people of color. And she did just that, first as a lawyer, and t...more